Miscellaneous

What does a Stratus puck do?

What does a Stratus puck do?

Stratus is the first ADS-B receiver to offer a complete flight data recorder system. When this is enabled, Stratus automatically records your flight – complete with GPS position, altitude, speed and attitude. Flight logs are saved in ForeFlight, and can be viewed online, in Google Earth or in the CloudAhoy app.

What is a Stratus 3?

Stratus 3 is the simple-to-use, portable wireless receiver that provides subscription-free weather, GPS information, backup attitude, and ADS-B traffic – integrated with your favorite flight app. Stratus 3 is also designed with an Open ADS-B Mode to work with a variety of popular apps – both iOS and Android based.

How do I connect my iPad to Stratus?

How do I connect to my Stratus?

  1. Open the iPad or iPhone SETTINGS APP.
  2. Tap on the WI-FI line.
  3. Make sure that WI-FI is turned ON.
  4. Tap on the STRATUS NETWORK under “CHOOSE A NETWORK…”
  5. A checkmark will appear next to the Stratus network once connected.

How do I see ads B traffic on ForeFlight?

Traffic is a layer in ForeFlight, just like radar or METARs. To enable traffic, tap the drop-down menu at the top left of the Maps page and select Traffic – note that this menu option is only available when connected to Stratus, so if you don’t see it sitting at home that is normal.

How do you know when Sentry is fully charged?

While the Sentry is charging the PWR LED will turn blue. A full charge of a completely empty battery will take 10-12 hrs with a 2A charger.

How long does the Stratus 3 battery last?

Sporty’s says the unit’s built-in battery lasts eight hours. It can also be charged in flight. In addition to ForeFlight, the unit is also compatible with the FltPlan Go, FlyQ, WingX and iFly GPS apps.

What do I need to know about Stratus 3?

Stratus 3 is the simple-to-use, portable wireless receiver that provides subscription-free weather, GPS information, backup attitude, and ADS-B traffic – integrated with your favorite flight app. Stratus 3 is also designed with an Open ADS-B Mode to work with a variety of popular apps – both iOS and Android based. View the list of COMPATIBLE APPS.

Why was the Stratus es built without GPS?

Stratus ES was built without GPS in order to provide affordable ADS-B Out to aircraft owners who have already invested in WAAS GPS. Stratus ES will make an aircraft rule-compliant when paired with any of the following navigators:

Are there any apps that work with Stratus ADS-B?

View the list of COMPATIBLE APPS. Open ADS-B – works with other apps using industry standard protocol (GDL 90). Smart WiFi – use your iPad’s LTE connection while connected to Stratus. Auto shutoff – Stratus automatically turns off after your flight, saving battery life.

What kind of transponder does Stratus ESG use?

Stratus ESG was designed with non-glass panel aircraft in mind. Our simplified solution includes a 1090 ES transponder and certified WAAS GPS in the same box. It’s truly an all-in-one box solution for 2020 compliance.